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CVE-2005-0592 Detail

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the UTF8ToNewUnicode function for Firefox before 1.0.1 and Mozilla before 1.7.6 might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code via invalid sequences in a UTF8 encoded string that result in a zero length value.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200503-10.xml Vendor Advisory
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200503-30.xml Vendor Advisory
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/mfsa2005-15.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_04_25.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-176.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/12659
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=241440 Vendor Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A100043
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10606

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9:rc:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.9.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:0.10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.4:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.6:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.6:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:alpha:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:beta:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7:rc3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:mozilla:1.7.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-0592
NVD Published Date:
03/25/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017